Holidays in January in Vietnam
January 1 (Friday) - New Year’sDay
January 2 (Saturday) - Weekend
January 3 (Sunday) - Weekend
Things to Do in January 2021
The Vietnamese traditionally celebrate the Lunar New Year in their culture. But you can still have a good western New Year Celebrations in the country, especially since it’s a weekend this year. You can visit the Ba Na Hills for amusement park fun, or visit their temples (known as pagodas) for some peace and tranquility on New Year’s Day. There is also a firework show on New Year’s Eve that will spark the vibes of the evening.
Holidays in February in Vietnam
February 11 (Thursday)- Vietnamese New Year’s Eve (Tet Eve)
February 12 (Friday)- Vietnamese New Year’s Day (Tet Nguyen Dan)
February 13 (Saturday)- Weekend- Tet Holiday
February 14 (Sunday)- Weekend- Tet Holiday
February 15 (Monday)- Tet Holiday
February 16 (Tuesday)- Tet Holiday
Things to Do in February 2021
February is a wonderful time to visit Vietnam to witness their culture at its finest. Their New Year (or Tet) celebrations are one of the biggest of the year. You’ll find the city blooming in red and yellow, with people visiting their families and munching on traditional treats. They prepare a five-fruit tray, buy peach and apricot flowers for decorations, and cook traditional cakes like the Bánh chưng and Bánh tét.
Holidays in Vietnam in April
April 21 (Wednesday)- Hùng Kings' Festival
April 30 (Friday) - Reunification Day
Things to Do in April 2021
Another major festival is the Hùng Kings' Festival. It lasts for four days, where the third day is the most important. On this day, a procession starts at the foot of the mountain and halts at every small temple before reaching the high temple. It is a spectacular time to visit Hanoi since the weather is perfect and the vibes are immaculate.
Holidays in May in Vietnam
May 1 (Saturday)- International Labor Day
May 2 (Sunday)- Weekend
May 3 (Monday)- International Labor Day observed
Things to Do in May 2021
Labour day weekend is perfect to visit Vietnam this year. The cities are usually buzzing at this point, because of the long weekends and increased tourism. You can visit Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, or Phong Nha- Ke Bang National Park during this time.
Holidays in July in Vietnam
- July 27 (Tuesday)- Remembrance day
Things to Do in July 2021
July doesn’t invite a lot of festive activities in the country. It is a good time to visit Vietnam to witness their patriotic side while paying tribute on Remembrance day. You can also visit the beaches during this time, like Halong Bay.
Holidays in September in Vietnam
Sept 2 (Thursday)- Independence Day (National day)
Sept 3 (Friday)- Take an off
Sept 4 (Saturday)- Weekend
Sept 5 (Sunday)- Weekend
Things to Do in September 2021
September is another ideal time to visit Vietnam as it is the end of the summer season. It’s springtime and the city is booming with flowers and patriotism on Independence Day. You’ll witness flag hosting ceremonies all across the nation. Apart from that, you can visit Mekong Delta, Mu Cang Chai, and Mui Ne for a relaxing vacation.
Holidays in December in Vietnam
December 24 (Friday)- Christmas Eve
December 25 (Saturday)- Christmas
Things to Do in December 2021
While Christmas is not a public holiday in Vietnam, it is still celebrated with good and merry vibes. It is majorly celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City with decorations, carols, and traditional food.